Maintaining good oral health and preventing oral disease before, during and after pregnancy is an important aspect of general health for both mother and newborn. According to recent evidence, receiving oral health care — including a compressive dental examination and periodontal assessment, radiographs, pain medication, most dental treatments and professional scaling — is considered safe during pregnancy.
The latest issue of CDA Essentials is now available!
CDA Essentials is the official print publication of CDA, providing dialogue between the national association and the dental community. It is dedicated to keeping dentists informed about news, issues and clinically relevant information.